The '''University of New Hampshire''' ('''UNH''') is a public research university
in the University System of New Hampshire
, in the United States. The university's Durham, New Hampshire|Durham
campus, comprising six colleges, is located in the Seacoast Region (New Hampshire)|Seacoast region
of the state. A seventh college, the University of New Hampshire at Manchester
, occupies the university's campus in Manchester, New Hampshire|Manchester
, the state's largest city. The University of New Hampshire School of Law
, known as the Franklin Pierce Law Center
until 2010, is located in Concord, New Hampshire|Concord
, the state's capital.
The University of New Hampshire was founded and incorporated in 1866, as a land grant college
in Hanover, New Hampshire|Hanover
in connection with Dartmouth College
. In 1893, UNH moved to Durham, New Hampshire|Durham
With over 15,000 students between its Durham,...